Padstow Museum

Padstow Museum

Padstow Museum has moved from the old venue to Station House South Quay, we are now housed in the annexe of Padstow town Council offices. This is adjacent to the Council car park at the end of the Camel Trail.

Our new Museum has full disability access children are welcome, there is no charge for admission, but we do appreciate small donations to cover our overhead running costs. The new Museum has interactive facilities plus stunning displays depicting Padstow past, it is our ambition to remain open throughout the year including all public holidays, including half terms and other occasions. Our opening times will be daily from 10:30 AM to 4 PM Monday through to Saturday.

Visit website

  • Display of Harlyn Bay Burials

    The relics displayed are some of those recovered on the 1911 dig at the site at Harlyn Bay. Dig was led by Roddie Mallet. Items on loan from RCM Truro. This display is now been updated, and the manderbles are subject of carbon dating

  • Padstow Mayday Start of the Morning Festivities

    It is customary for the Blue Oss to emerge from the Institute at 10am followed by the Red Oss (Old Oss) from the Golden Lion at 11am. Both Oss's process around the town by different routes during the day culminating in the Farewell at the Maypole in the evening

Admission & prices

Free Entry

Donations would be appreciated as we are dependent on the support and generosity of our visitors to cover the overhead running costs.

Opening Times

Easter - October

Monday - Saturdays
10-30 am -

Other times by Appointment contact John Buckingham 01841532470 or E-mail

School and organised parties
are welcome by prior arrangement.

Town walks can be organised by prior arrangement by contacting John Buckingham.

Find us

We are located in the Padstow Town Council building, adjacent to the main car park at the end of the Camel Trail

Museum news

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    Official opening

    The official opening of our new museum took place yesterday,  this post will be updated asap ......

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  • Progress report

    Progress report

    Since the re-opening of Padstow New Museum on the 6th of October the footfall has been unbelievable in just four weeks we have recorded almost 2000 visitors mainly adults, during half term child entries increased conside......

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Childrens activities

Public toilets are available in the adjacent coach park just 20 yards from the main entrance,Wheelchair access is via the pathway between the council building and Ben's cafe, on to the old station platform the entrance is on your left

Arrival by car.

The nearest car parking facilities are at the Padstow Town Council car park at Adjacent to the Padstow town Council offices disability access is fully covered from this car park.

Padstow Museum
Station House
Station Road,
PL28 8AN

T: During opening hours 01841532752 during closed periods 01841532470 or 01841532620
E: or museum

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Padstow Museum

Padstow Museum
Station House
Station Road,

Padstow, CORNWALL PL28 8AN